Creating resilient ecosystems and habitats are some of the many important goals of Longwood Gardens’ Land Stewardship program.
Jardim Botânico Araribá (JBA) is located in Brazilian Atlantic Forest, in a farm that has 30 hectares, in which 20 hectares were already restored with the native species. The JBA team has been restoring Brazilian Atlantic Forest since 1987.
Torreya taxifolia, known as the Florida Torreya, is one of the rarest conifers in the world. Atlanta Botanical Gardens and partners have been working to conserve and recovery this unique species.
The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney’s ambitious new Restore & Renew project aims to equip land managers and restoration practitioners with genetic, environmental and ecological information that has previously been missing from their tool kits.
Grassy woodland ecosystems are amongst the most degraded and fragmented landscapes in SE Australia. At the Australian BG, a native grass seed production area has proven to be a highly effective source of seed for landscape scale restoration via direct seeding following control of invasives.
Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden (KFBG) has established a native seed nursery. Every year, more than 25,000 seedlings are grown for its ecological restoration programme.
Since establishment in 1929, The Dawes Arboretum has demonstrated a commitment to conservation through plant evaluations, applied research and active ecosystem restoration.
Deer Creek, which flows through Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms, has been managed intensively since the 1800s and is an example of a degraded riparian habitat. It is now being restored to a more natural state by improving man-made channels to return the creek to its historic, meandering flow.